Infrared Ink

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Today, counterfeiting has evolved into a multi-billion-dollar industry. It extends beyond imitation passports and fake handbags, impacting many industries, including multi-vitamins, eyewear, medications, and personal identities. Brands in various sectors, such as nutraceuticals, cosmetics, direct sales, and food and beverage, face the challenge of combating counterfeiting. Brand protection and integrity are paramount in this battle. […]

Stuck on Adhesives

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Another important aspect of your label is the adhesive. Selecting the correct adhesive is crucial to ensure that the label adheres properly, withstands the intended conditions, and performs its function effectively. Different adhesives offer different properties, so it’s essential to consider the specific requirements of the label application when choosing the adhesive for a pressure-sensitive label.

Stickers vs. Labels

Let’s talk about stickers. Are stickers labels? Are labels stickers? Generally speaking, a label and a sticker are the same things. They are both printed on a stock, have a liner, and are die cut. However, the printing and finishing processes and the intended use separate them.  To us at Revolution Print and Packaging, stickers […]

Anatomy of a label

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Let’s talk about the parts and pieces that make up a label. When you see a printed label, you don’t think there are many parts. How could there be? It’s just a sticky piece of paper – right? Wrong, well, sort of. The label starts with the substrate or material, either film or paper; both have many options. For this example, we will use paper as our starting point and explain the different parts.

US Craft Beer Market and how to stay competitive

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The craft beer market is estimated to be at least $266.3 Billion by 2030. But, with more and more breweries popping up all over the country, how does a small brewery remain competitive? While taste, price, and availability are essential, a cult-like following also helps!